Questions and answers

What are the different sizes of implants?

What are the different sizes of implants?

Although other sizes are available, the most common implant sizes used in breast augmentation range from 200cc (cubic centimeters) to 850cc. A larger breast implant will generally have a greater diameter and increased projection, and most implant types come in a range of profiles and base widths.

How long is a breast implant consultation?

A breast augmentation consultation is a major part of the preparation process that should leave you feeling comfortable and at ease with what’s to come. During this typically one-hour session, you’ll spend a majority of the time discussing the surgery, your desired results, and more.

How do surgeons determine implant size?

Breast implants are measured in volume, usually in cubic centimeters (CCs) or milliliters. The more CCs or milliliters an implant has, the larger it is, and the more it will project outward. The projection of a breast implant is also affected by its diameter, which is the width of the implant at its widest point.

What should I wear to breast augmentation consultation?

Wear an outfit that you feel good in, but you don’t need to dress to impress. You’ll likely be removing and putting on your clothing, so something that’s easy to slip in and out of works best. Loose, comfortable clothing that you can easily get in and out of works best at a breast augmentation consultation.

What should I ask my doctor before breast augmentation?

About Breast Implants and Expected Outcomes.

  • How many breast implant procedures do you do each year? What percentage of your practice is dedicated to breast augmentation? To breast reconstruction? What type of implants do you use? Saline or silicone?
  • About Your Surgeon. About the Breast Implant Operation.
  • What should I do before my breast augmentation consultation?

    Before your consultation, there are a few things you should do to prepare so you can make the most of your appointment.

    1. Learn About Your Implant Options.
    2. Make a List of Questions to Ask During Your Breast Augmentation Consultation.
    3. Pick Out Tops to Bring to the Consultation.
    4. Review Your Medical History.
    5. Figure Out Financing.